HESH-096203: Charles I Sixpence 1636-1638

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COIN

Unique ID: HESH-096203

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Charles I Sixpence 1636-1638

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1636
Date to: AD 1638

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.26 g
Diameter: 24.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 13th December 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Peter Reavill
Identified by: Mr Peter Reavill

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sixpence
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Obverse description: Worn crowned bust facing left with VI behind bust.
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS D G MA. BR. F[R ET HIB] REX
Reverse description: Garnished round (oval) shield
Reverse inscription: [CH]RISTO AVSPICE REGNO
Initial mark: Tun
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Canon Pyon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO4648
Four figure Latitude: 52.12765602
Four figure longitude: -2.79023641
1:25K map: SO4648
1:10K map: SO44NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: HESH
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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